Nervos launches cross-chain bridge to connect Ethereum and Cardano

Nervos today announced that the Force Bridge is now live on the mainnet. The Nervos Network is a collection of protocols and public blockchain ecosystem aiming to solve the various challenges facing blockchains like Bitcoin and Ethereum today. The Force Bridge is currently connected to Ethereum through a cross-chain bridge and will be connected to … Read more

New bridge connects Binance Smart Chain tokens and NFTs to Ethereum and Solana

Wormhole, the interoperability protocol that facilitates any type of data to be passed between different networks, announced the addition of Binance Smart Chain (BSC) support to its already existing ETH <> SOL token and NFT bridge.  Now, with more than $200 million in total value locked (TVL) in the protocol from its Solana and Ethereum … Read more

A Polygon-Ethereum bridge is bringing Aavegotchi NFTs to Rarible

A new Polygon to Ethereum bridge is helping bring Aavegotchi NFTs to the Rarible marketplace, the teams said in a release shared with CryptoSlate this week. “One of our main goals at Rarible is to make sure that our vibrant community has access to all the amazing things happening in the space. Given the rising … Read more

Komodo launches on-chain bridge between Ethereum and Binance Smart Chain

BSC DeFi app ‘Pancakebunny’ releases post-mortem of $2.4 million exploit In last week’s attack on the Polygon (MATIC) and QuickSwap (QUICK) version of the Binance Smart Chain (BSC) yield farming protocol PancakeBunny, 2.1 million PolyBunny (polyBUNNY) tokens were minted, resulting in an 82% price plunge from $10 prior to the exploit, to just over $2 … Read more

Iconic James Bond ‘007’ franchise jumps on the NFT bandwagon

VeVe, the largest mobile-first digital collectibles platform, has partnered with leading entertainment company Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios (MGM) to launch a series of NFTs from the iconic James Bond franchise, more specifically,  the first-ever digital collectibles for the upcoming film “No Time To Die.” Very excited to welcome @007 to VeVe for a series of … Read more

NFT Artist pplpleasr and Fortune donate 214 ETH for new Ethereum-powered Philanthropic Fund

FORTUNE and digital artist pplpleasr have announced the FORTUNE Journalism PleasrFund, a decentralized donor-advised fund run entirely on the Ethereum blockchain through Endaoment.  The PleasrFund is dedicated to advancing independent investigative journalism and programs that foster interest in sound reporting and journalistic integrity.  Donations in Ethereum The fund was initially seeded by a contribution of … Read more

Why Standard Chartered says Ethereum (ETH) could pump to $35,000

While the Bitcoin or Ethereum debate rages on between early investors and maxis, London-based bank Standard Chartered already seems to have picked a side.  The bank, in a recent research note, said Ethereum could outperform Bitcoin over the next few years, even stating it ‘structurally’ values the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap at over … Read more

Over half a billion dollars worth of Ethereum (ETH) are now burned

Half a billion dollars worth of Ethereum (ETH)—the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency after Bitcoin by market cap—have now been ‘burned’ after last month’s Ethereum Improvement Proposal (EIP)-1559, data from multiple sources show. The EIP-1559, an upgrade designed to improve pricing mechanisms by including a fixed-per-block network fee that is burned, went live last month and has … Read more

New Solana-based oracle protocol aims to supply DeFi feeds across Ethereum, Terra, others

Pyth Network, the first cross-chain oracle capable of delivering real-time, institutional-grade market data, has gone live yesterday on the Solana Mainnet, as per a release shared with CryptoSlate. With this launch, developers will be able to integrate Pyth’s real-time price feeds across new and existing decentralized finance (DeFi) platforms and applications.  In addition to being … Read more

Ripple (XRP), Dogecoin (DOGE) drop 10% as cryptos plunge

Ripple (XRP), Dogecoin (DOGE) drop 10% as cryptos plunge | CryptoSlate Earn up to 12% APY on Bitcoin, Ethereum, USD, EUR, GBP, Stablecoins & more. Start Earning Interest Bitcoin · Dogecoin · Ethereum · XRP › Trading The market dropped ahead of a massive options expiry on Friday, with several large-caps falling 10%. Shaurya Malwa … Read more